Summer Newsletter 2017

Welcome to the summer edition of your Newsletter. Please see below for articles in our Newsletter.

James Sewell joins the Meridian Agriculture team

The Meridian Agriculture team is happy to announce the appointment of James Sewell as their new Pasture Agronomy Consultant servicing clients in Victoria and across Australia. James is a welcome addition to our existing team of Pasture Agronomy Advisors and brings a...
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Meridian Agriculture welcomes new Non – Executive Director, Robert Adés

Meridian Agriculture Chairman Jim Shovelton and his fellow Directors, Mike Stephens and Andrew Speirs, have great pleasure in welcoming Robert Ades to the Meridian Agriculture Board. Robert has an extensive background in Asset Management, Business Administration and...
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LCI Program Update

As Program Managers for the MLA Donor Company funded Livestock Consulting Internship (LCI), Meridian Agriculture are delighted to be involved in the development of the future growth of the agriculture industry and driving new entrants and graduates into fulfilling...
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Some Comparisions from Succession Case Studies

Some farming families manage to keep a viable farm in the family for generations and keep the non-farmers in the family happy.  Other families don’t. The differences are contrasted in the Farm Success Enabling Case Studies. Some of these case studies illustrate a...
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Are You Making Progress?

How do you know you are making progress towards your breeding objectives when you purchase rams? You might be buying rams which take you in the opposite direction to where you want to go. One of the big barriers to making informed decisions about ram selection is that...
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Farm Safety over the Busy Summer and Festive Period

With harvest, shearing, stock sales and many other activities all happening in this period and many with tight timelines, the general risk of something going wrong on farms increases. Along with this busy time, there are often casual or part time staff, family members...
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Watch China

Any Australian who keeps an eye on world affairs should have concerns that the relationship between our major defence partner, the USA, and our major trading partner, China, appears to becoming increasingly uncomfortable. The reasons for that discomfort and the...
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